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Asus Zenbook Prime UX31A
7.5 out of 10

Asus Zenbook Prime UX31A

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Asus Zenbook UX31A Review

23 April 2013
  • Summary: The Asus Zenbook UX31A has everything we’ve ever wanted in an ultrabook. It has stunning good looks, is extremely powerful, has long-battery life and is very light. It really doesn’t get any better than this, which is why we’re going to have an extremely hard time giving it back once our time with...
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Overall 8

Asus Zenbook Prime Touch UX31A-BHI5T

PC Magazine
26 February 2013
  • Conclusion: With its brilliant, touch-enabled screen, incredibly thin design, great battery life, and $1,100 price tag, the Asus Zenbook Prime Touch UX31A-BHI5T is the ultrabook to beat.
  • Pros: Remarkably thin and lightweight. Gorgeous 1080p touch display with IPS panel. Very good battery life.
  • Cons: Limited storage space. Port selection is limited.
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Overall 9
Performance 9
Battery performance 9
Display 8
Weight 9
Noise 9
Gaming performance 7
Connectivity 7
Keyboard 9
Temperature 7

Review Asus Zenbook Prime UX31A Touch Ultrabook

31 January 2013
  • Summary: Ultra-Touchbook. Few laptops of 2012 impressed us as much as the premium Ultrabook from Asus. The model achieved a rare 90%. Everything was perfect - even the display maintained a high standard. Will the touch panel make this great model even better?
  • Pros: High-quality and robust aluminium unibody, Comfortable keyboard with backlight, Good IPS display (viewing angles), High program performance thanks to the fast SSD, Very quiet during office use, Good sound, Nice battery life, The flawless workmanship of the full aluminum chassis is a stunner. This...
  • Cons: Brightness throttling while running on battery, Reduced contrast and brightness, No Displayport, No Gigabit LAN, Max. 4 GB of RAM, A docking interface on the bottom would not distort the look and would be useful to many business users. Without one, the user has to carry dongles around or purchase...
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Expert Review

Techware Labs
12 November 2012
  • Excerpt: “Ultrabook” is one of those phrases that has lost much of its meaning over time. When Intel initially dreamed up the concept, they were looking to see Windows-based competitors to the Macbook Air.
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ASUS Zenbook Prime UX31A

4 November 2012
  • Summary: Tests done on the Asus Zenbook Prime UX31A showed us that the manufacturer took their first ultrabook and improved it greatly.
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Overall 8

ASUS Zenbook Prime UX31A Touch

21 October 2012
  • Conclusion: The Asus Zenbook Prime was and is the definition of a high end Ultrabook. It's still the poster child for what Intel imagined when they coined the Ultrabook term: thin, light, extremely stylish and quick.
  • Pros: As ever, a stunning design, elegant metal casing, full HD IPS touch screen, slim.
  • Cons: Fingerprint magnet, micro ports mean carrying dongle adapters.
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Legit Reviews
16 October 2012
  • Summary: The ASUS Zenbook Prime UX31A series is well designed, performs great and is all that one can ask for in an Intel Ultrabook!
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Overall 8

Expert Review

12 October 2012
  • Summary: Sep 6 2012 - For anyone looking to get an ultrabook with a high quality display, it is tough to top when ASUS has to offer with the Zenbook Prime UX31A. The IPS panel offers great color and a resolution capable of 1080p video support.
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ASUS Zenbook Prime UX31A – an Ultrabook as Intel imagined it

9 October 2012
  • Conclusion: The Zenbook Prime UX31A is already on sale and can be purchased for around $1000 for the base model. That is a very good price, as you might note – Amazon currently has it listed for $1029, but you can easily save more with mail-in rebates and online discounts.
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Asus' Zenbook Prime UX31A

17 September 2012
  • Summary: Over the past few pages, we've seen that the Zenbook Prime's display really does live up to the hype. We've seen that this sexy little ultrabook is just as fast, if not faster, than its Sandy Bridge-powered predecessor.
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